Wolfendale – Semicircle – Bram Knol

In this music video a lot of different animation and filming techniques were used to illustrate the psychological problems of the main character.

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The Boy In The Bubble – Kealan O’Rourke

“This is the tale of a boy who used magic…”

And so begins Alan Rickman’s introduction to the The Boy in the Bubble.
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Fired on Mars – Nate Sherman & Nick Vokey

Losing your job sucks! Often the only thing that keeps you going in this situation is the thought that things could always be worse. Sadly, this isn’t the case for Jeff, the protagonist of Nate Sherman and Nick Vokey’s 7-minute animated comedy Fired on Mars. Over 30-million miles from home, with his wife spending an unhealthy amount of time with her yoga teacher and no new jobs on the Red planet’s horizon, things are certainly looking pretty crappy for this Mars-based graphic designer.

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Wednesday with Goddard – Nicolas Ménard

The complexity of simplicity is a challenge for all designers, and few in the animation and motion design space have more effectively met that challenge than Nicolas Ménard. His minimalist style demands precision—every line, every beat, needs economy and purpose.  Read more…

Blik – Bastiaan Schravendeel

Even then, this story of a boy, new to the neighborhood and who falls for the older girl next door, manages to be one of the most wonderfully expressive short animations to come around in a while. Read more…

Fulfilament – Rhiannon Evans

Fulfilament is about a little, lost thought fighting its way to discover what it takes to become a brilliant idea. It’s set in an intricately constructed interpretation of a brain, bristling with dark tunnels, hidden pitfalls and inhabited by bright, busy creatures, working hard to make the brain function. Read more…